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MND declines comment on US naval officer's espionage charge
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Taipei, April 11 (CNA) The Ministry of National Defense (MND) declined to comment Monday on a report that a Taiwanese-American naval flight officer has been accused of passing secrets to foreign countries. "The case does not involve the Republic of … No tags for this post.

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Chef, writer speaks on minority stereotypes amid controversy
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The Washington University Chinese Student Association (CSA) opted to bring Huang to campus after the success of his memoir “Fresh Off the Boat,” which focused on his Chinese-Taiwanese-American family living in the U.S. The book has since been … No tags for this post.

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Paul Huang, classical violinist
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Paul Huang, one of the world's top young classical violinists, performs at the Barre Opera House on Sunday, April 24, at 2 p.m. Taiwanese-American Huang was awarded a 2015 Avery Fisher Career Grant, won the 2011 Young Concert Artists International … No tags for this post.

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International Festival and Emory World Cup Bridges Student Communities
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Student groups including Taiwanese American Student Association (TASA), German Culture Club, Brazilian Student Association (BRASA) and Emory Students for Israel are just several of the 22 organizations that will host tables. Additional organizations … No tags for this post.

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Navy Officer Charged With Espionage
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A U.S. Navy officer born in Taiwan has been charged with two counts of espionage for passing classified information to China, according to The Washington Post. The lieutenant commander, whose name was withheld in court papers, is being held at Naval … No tags for this post.

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Why computers may never replace human spies
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For Taiwanese-American Lieutenant Commander Lin, it may already be too late for that. The United States government remains remarkably tight lipped — for now, it remains unclear whether he is suspected of spying for mainland China or only Taiwan. No tags for this post.

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NGV set for major 2016 season
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… 2016 program include a retrospective of renowned indigenous artist Sally Gabori; an exhibition of jewellery, film and photography from the collection of Bulgari plus the Moving Garden, a participatory installation by Taiwanese-American artist Lee … No tags for this post.

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Kara Chang, from silence to a fighter for LGBT acceptance
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“When I look in the mirror now, I see a strong, independent, queer, transgender, non-binary Taiwanese-American human being,” Chang told the students. “Today I fight and refuse to remain silent any longer.” Since then, Chang, a fourth-year … No tags for this post.

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Peter Apps: Why computers may never replace human spies
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For Taiwanese-American Lieutenant Commander Lin, it may already be too late for that. The United States government remains remarkably tight lipped – for now, it remains unclear whether he is suspected of spying for mainland China or only Taiwan. All … No tags for this post.

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Nasim Pedrad's 'Chad' Fox Comedy Pilot Pushes Production To May & Casts Duo …
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(Similarly, on 20th TV, successful ABC family comedy Fresh Off the Boat, about a Taiwanese American family, Constance Wu is of Taiwanese descent, Randall Park is Korean American). Written by Pedrad & Rob Rosell, Chad centers on a 14-year-old boy … No tags for this post.

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Tourism Bureau, TLC borrow fame from vloggers to promote Taiwan
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Taipei, April 18 (CNA) Video footage of 12 foreign vloggers who have shot their adventures in Taiwan will be part of the latest Fun Taiwan series on the Travel & Living Channel (TLC), in a collaborative promotional effort with the Tourism Bureau … No tags for this post.

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Review: THE INVITATION (2016) 'Kusama returns to Indie roots for explosive …
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The diverse group at the soirée co-hosted by Eden's husband David (Game of Throne's Michiel Huisman) include gay couple Tommy and Miguel (Mike Doyle and Jordi Vilasuso), beautiful Taiwanese-American Gina (Michelle Krusiec), overweight funny guy … No tags for this post.

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'Master of None' and Serial Storytelling in the Binge-Viewing Era
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Yang's first-generation Taiwanese-American identity is represented on-screen by Kelvin Yu, who plays Brian Cheng. The rest of the main cast adds further diversity to this group. Denise, a friend of Dev and Brian played by Lena Waithe, is black and a … No tags for this post.

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Return of conductor Chen, colorful "Scheherazade" wrap up TSO's season
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Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade." Conductor Mei-Ann Chen has a great answer to the question of whether she misses performing violin. No, the Taiwanese-American conductor who earned a performance degree in violin will tell you. “In some ways, I have … No tags for this post.

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The Not-Quite-American Feeling of Being a 1.5 Generation Immigrant
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Wendy, who moved to Southern California from Taipei when she was nine, remembers facing the cultural gap in college: "I was too Americanized for the Taiwanese Student Association, yet too fobby for the Taiwanese American Student Association." Now as … No tags for this post.

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